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Inquest into the Death of Brennan Bowley Announced

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Inquest into the Death of Brennan Bowley Announced

Dr. Karen Schiff, Regional Supervising Coroner for West Region, Hamilton Office, today announced that an inquest will be held into the death of Brennan Bowley.

Mr. Bowley, 23, died on Jan. 18, 2018, while in custody at the Hamilton Wentworth Detention Centre. An inquest is mandatory under the Coroners Act.  

The inquest will examine the circumstances surrounding Mr. Bowley's death. The jury may make recommendations aimed at preventing similar deaths.

Details regarding the date and location will be provided when the information becomes available. 

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  • Dr. Karen Schiff

    Regional Supervising Coroner for West Region, Hamilton Office

    905-546-8200

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